Washington State ASCD Open Board Positions

Washington State ASCD is looking to our members for support to fulfill two positions on the WSASCD board of directors. We are seeking two educators in ESD 189 and ESD 123 who are committed to promoting promising practices to ensure ALL students are safe, healthy, engaged, supported and challenged. Please contact WSASCD executive coordinator, Carrie Lam at CarrieLamASCD@gmail.com if you are interested, have a recommendation, or have questions. Resources: WSASCD Board Member Q&A and website www.wsascd.org.

Clock Hours

Who can use clock hours?
Washington state educator clock hours are used for salary advancement by some employers and for certificate maintenance. Contact your employer regarding using clock hours for salary advancement.  Contact OSPI’s Certification office to determine if your certificate requires clock hours at: http://www.k12.wa.us/certification

When you attend Washington State ASCD professional development events, you can receive clock hours through Washington State ASCD.  WSASCD adheres by the clock hour provider policies (defined agency WAC 181-85-045; record keeping WAC 181-85-210; approval standards WAC 181-85-200, and the content standards in WAC 181-85-202.

Clock Hour Fee

Clock hours are $3.00 per clock hour with a $5.00 minimum.

ASCD Online PD Courses & ASCD Learning Events

As of August 24, 2019, WSASCD is unable to process clock hours for all ASCD online courses and ASCD learning events due to clock hour policy updates. WSASCD is able to process clock hours for courses: STEM for All & The Next Generation Science Standards.  If you are currently enrolled or recently completed an ASCD Online PD course you may apply for academic credit in lieu of clock hours. For more information visit: Academic Credit and Academic Credit Listings Note: The additional cost and requirements are between the educator and the academic institution. ASCD is not involved in the process.